# Table 4 Results of linear regression modeling using GEE investigating effects of media parenting practices and children’s weekend day screen-time

Parenting Practice Parent Child Screen Time Weekend
Screen Time Modeling Mother $$\widehat{\upbeta}$$ = 0.47 (−0.06, 0.10) 0.08
Father $$\widehat{\upbeta}$$ = −0.03 (− 0.77, 0.72) 0.94
Mealtime Screen use Mother $$\widehat{\upbeta}$$ = 0.24 (−0.01, 0.50) 0.06
Father $$\widehat{\upbeta}$$ = 0.07 (−0.25, 0.38) 0.70
Screens to Control Behaviour Mother $$\widehat{\boldsymbol{\upbeta}}$$ = 0.37 (0.12, 0.61) < 0.01
Father $$\widehat{\boldsymbol{\upbeta}}$$ = 0.31 (0.04, 0.57) 0.02
Monitoring Screen Time Mother $$\widehat{\boldsymbol{\upbeta}}$$ = −0.44 (−0.86, −0.01) 0.045
Father $$\widehat{\boldsymbol{\upbeta}}$$ = −0.48 (−0.89, − 0.08) 0.02
Limiting Screen Time Mother $$\widehat{\boldsymbol{\upbeta}}$$ = −0.41 (−0.72, − 0.10) 0.01
Father $$\widehat{\boldsymbol{\upbeta}}$$ = −0.58 (−1.02, − 0.13) 0.01
Weekend Screen Time Mother $$\widehat{\upbeta}$$ = −0.12 (− 0.36, 0.12) 0.32
Father $$\widehat{\upbeta}$$ = 0.29 (−0.01, 0.59) 0.06
1. aAdjusted for total number of children in the family, family income, child sex, and child age
2. Bolded values indicate significance 